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Tony has 4 quarters, 5 dimes, and 8 nickels in his pocket. He takes out 2 coins without looking.

What is the probability that Tony picked a dime followed by a quarter?

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  1. The probability of both/all events occurring is found by multiplying the probabilities of the individual events, but remember that there is one less coin in the second draw.

    5/17 * 4/16 = ?

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